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Definition of Lowering

Lowering
Lowering Low"er*ing, a. Dark and threatening; gloomy; sullen; as, lowering clouds or sky.
Lowering
Lower Low"er, v. i. [imp. & p. p. Lowered; p. pr. & vb. n. Lowering.] [OE. lowren, luren; cf. D. loeren, LG. luren. G. lauern to lurk, to be on the watch, and E. leer, lurk.] 1. To be dark, gloomy, and threatening, as clouds; to be covered with dark and threatening clouds, as the sky; to show threatening signs of approach, as a tempest. All the clouds that lowered upon our house. --Shak. 2. To frown; to look sullen. But sullen discontent sat lowering on her face. --Dryden.

Meaning of Lowering from wikipedia

- for lowering LDL, the cholesterol with the strongest links to vascular diseases. In studies using standard doses, statins have been found to lower LDL-C...
- with the near instantaneous results of the hairline lowering operation. Marten TJ. Hairline lowering during foreheadplasty. Plast Reconstr Surg 1999;103(1):224-236...
- linear algebra (and its application to quantum mechanics), a raising or lowering operator (collectively known as ladder operators) is an operator that increases...
- multiplied by its mole fraction in the mixture. In consequence, the relative lowering of vapour pressure of a dilute solution of nonvolatile solute is equal...
- mathematical physics, raising and lowering indices are operations on tensors which change their type. Raising and lowering indices are a form of index mani****tion...
- come up with accurate analytical results using the barrier lowering concept. Barrier lowering increases as channel length is reduced, even at zero applied...
- Lower may refer to: Lower (surname) Lower Township, New Jersey Lower Receiver (firearms) Lower Wick Gloucestershire, England Nizhny...
- Amendment" (PDF). gpo.gov. Neale, Thomas H., "Lowering the Voting Age was not a New Idea", in Amendment XXVI Lowering the Voting Age, ed. Engdahl, Sylvia (New...
- Lower cl**** may refer to: Lower social cl****, those at or near the end of the socio-economic hierarchy; also known as the undercl****, and may include...
- Lower Saxony (German: Niedersachsen (German pronunciation: [ˈniːdɐzaksn̩] (listen)); Low German: Nedders****en) is a German state (Land) situated in northwestern...
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